Meet Gambitious, an Equity-based Platform for Video Games

When Target needed help launching its own e-commerce platform, it turned to crowdsourcing. In an upcoming webinar from Crowdsourcing.org, you can learn about the tools and platforms that an increasing number of retailers are taking advantage of.
OTHER HIGHLIGHTS

Meet Gambitious, an Equity-based Platform for Video Games

This week, entrepreneur Paul Hanraets and his team launched Gambitious, an equity-based crowdfunding platform for video games. Crowdsourcing.org spoke to the team and some other industry watchers.

The European Open Innovation Summit Reviewed

Frank T. Piller of RWTH Aachen University, Germany and the MIT Smart Customization Group at the MIT Design Lab reviews the recent summit in Brussels.

Indiegogo Raises $15 Million in Series A Funding Round

Indiegogo, the San Francisco-based crowdfunding platform, just closed a $15 million funding round, which serves as the company’s Series A and marks the largest funding round in crowdfunding history.

Crowdsourced Competitive Intelligence: A Discussion with InfoArmy CEO Jim Fowler

InfoArmy is an initiative that aims to create “competitive intelligence reports for every strategically significant company on the planet.” The company’s founder and CEO, Jim Fowler, is recruiting the crowd to help his company achieve this ambitious task.

CfIRA Sends Safe Harbor Recommendations to the SEC

Last week, the Crowdfund Intermediary Regulatory Advocates (CfIRA) sent recommendations to the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) regarding safe harbors.

Procter & Gamble as an Open Innovation Case Study

Tim Kastelle shows us how to use The Innovation Matrix to help us understand how the innovation capability of firms evolves over time. A great case study in this regard is Procter & Gamble.

Crowdsourcing Mergers and Acquisitions: A Disruption Whose Time has Come

Arye Schreiber, founder and CEO of Merjerz, makes the case for a new approach to M&A.
SPONSORED CONTENT

Serv.io
Serv.io – Quality enterprise-scale content creation & data services for online retailers and publishers. Community Leader
Community Leader is now taking applications for its BETA Program for Businesses. Click for more information. Spigit
Spigit – Tap the collective intelligence of your people to help tackle business objectives. Advertise with us
MORE FROM CROWDSOURCING.ORG

Crowdfunding Industry Report Our Last Crowdfunding Live Chat Crowdfunding Accreditation for Platform Standards Our Comprehensive Directory of Crowdsourcing Sites
Questions from the Crowd

Developing a Crowfunding Platform Gail Joiner Crowdsourcing for market adaptation / creating a global brand Ann-Kathrin Bonz Leveraging crowdsourcing for startups Sean Key

CAPS
Upcoming Events

eCommerce and the Crowd
June 21, 11am-12pm Crowdsourcing Conference July 2 – 3, 2012 São Paulo

More Stories

Crowdfunding Spotlight: The Unlimited Electric Guitar

In this inaugural spotlight article, we speak with Ari Atkins, co-founder of Unplugged Instruments and designer of the Unlimited Electric Guitar.

Senator Touts Crowdfunding at Packed Seminar

To help make the case, Sen. Michael Bennet cited Crowdsourcing.org’s recent Crowdfunding Industry Report that details the billion dollar global crowdfunding industry.

Non-Profit Turns to Open Innovation to Help Alberta Get Greener

The Canadian non-profit Climate Change and Emissions Management Corporation (CCEMC) plans to give up to $40 million to innovative green energy projects.